Italian National Day

Italian National Day Celebration 2016

Pic : Italian National Day Celebrations on June 2, 2016 in Islamabad

Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF) participated in Italian National Day Celebrations on June 2, 2016 in Islamabad, organized by the Embassy of Italy in Pakistan in which the Programme for Poverty Reduction showcased some products such as local crafts and dry fruits (nuts, dates, raisins etc.) from programme areas. Other stalls exhibited included GIS mapping, PPAF /PPR information material, and cultural products display of KPK, FATA and Balochistan.

As PPR is financed by Government of Italy through the Directorate General for Development Cooperation, and implemented by PPAF, during the celebration, the Italian Ambassador Stefano Pontecorvo awarded certificates to the participants of study visit to Italy.

He also sent an appreciation letter to CEO-PPAF Mr. Qazi Azmat Isa for the relevant contribution and cultural exhibition at Italian National Day celebration that has set a perfect example of Official Development Assistance (ODA) initiative between Italy and Pakistan.